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UK-based Thomas Cook Airlines’ Boeing 767 fleet will now receive maintenance from Boeing Shanghai.
Turboprop campaigns no longer taking back seat to C Series.
SmartPath, SmartRunway and SmartLanding are all in demand, says Honeywell.
China’s domestic market to number 13,000 aircraft within a decade. Honeywell sees massive opportunities as China grows.
The engine for the A330neo will follow extensive development efforts on the Trent XWB-97
Over the next 20 years or so, all the aircraft OEMs see the Asia Pacific as a market for large numbers of aircraft–growing faster than any other region
Asean nations have treaties in place that would allow the market to be liberalized, the the largest nations continue to drag their feet.
German company has always been proactive in Asia Pacific especially through joint ventures.
Pratt & Whitney Counts a backlog of some 2,000 engines in Asia-Pacific region
Japan’s new regional jet has been set back a fourth time with some major reworking and a six-month longer flight test period planned.